Buffalo, Kentucky

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Buffalo
Kentucky Route 61 in Buffalo
Buffalo is located in Kentucky
Buffalo
Buffalo
Coordinates: 37°30′43″N 85°41′55″W / 37.51194°N 85.69861°W / 37.51194; -85.69861Coordinates: 37°30′43″N 85°41′55″W / 37.51194°N 85.69861°W / 37.51194; -85.69861
CountryUnited States
StateKentucky
CountyLaRue
Area
 • Total1.183 sq mi (3.06 km2)
 • Land1.181 sq mi (3.06 km2)
 • Water0.002 sq mi (0.005 km2)
Elevation
748 ft (228 m)
Population
 • Total498
 • Density420/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)270
GNIS feature ID488299[3]

Buffalo is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in southern LaRue County, Kentucky, United States. Its population was 498 as of the 2010 census.[2] It lies along Kentucky Route 61 south of the city of Hodgenville, the county seat of LaRue County.[4] Its elevation is 748 feet (228 m), and it is located at 37°30′43″N 85°41′55″W / 37.51194°N 85.69861°W / 37.51194; -85.69861 (37.5120048, -85.6985728).[3] Although Buffalo is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 42716.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2011-05-14.
  3. ^ a b "Francisville". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  4. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 42.
  5. ^ Zip Code Lookup Archived June 15, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.